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'Studies in district administration in the East Africa Protectorate, 1895-1918': PhD thesis

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 174

Scope and Contents

A Ph.D. thesis written at Jesus College, Cambridge, with illustrations and maps, 445 pages. It follows the broad outlines of 'Your obedient servants' (RCMS 173), and has footnotes and source references not included in that work.


  • 1965-11


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Biographical / Historical

Thomas Herbert Richard Cashmore (b. 1928) came to Kenya as a District Officer in 1953. He retired from the Kenya Administrative Service in 1962.


1 volume(s) (1 volume) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

MSS 46 V

Other Finding Aids

MSS Addenda, vol. II.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Dr Cashmore.

Related Materials

RCMS 173 is an earlier and extended version of the thesis. The R.C.S. Manuscripts Collection also includes Cashmore's account of his time in Kenya, RCMS 175.


This collection level description was created by RAS using information from the original typescript catalogue.


Cashmore, Thomas Herbert Richard, b 1928

Includes index.
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Language of description
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Repository Details

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